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  1. Our last day with Gabe

    A year ago today... some times it feels like it was a life time ago, other days it feels like it was yesterday. My last day with Gabe, even though tomorrow will be the anniversary of his angel day, today was really the last day. I have re-lived the day a thousand times in my dreams-of course that day was more like a nightmare. We were clutching on the smallest bit of hope we had left, feeling the desperation of it all slipping away. Slowly accepting the final reality of it all, and what we had to ...
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  2. The Beginning

    In 2005, I rekindled with my high school sweetheart, Scott, after 10 long years of no contact & many dead end relationships. We arrainged to meet Christmas in New York while I was home for the holidays. It was love at first site. After a few months of a long distant relationship, we decided that we had to be together. Me being a single mother of Justin (11 yrs. old) knew that I couldn't pick up & run off to N.Y. Scott was able to transfer his job here to K.C. so he moved from N.Y. ...
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  3. Josie's 4 months old & has been home for one month now!

    Josie will be 4 months old on the 13th. She has been home since December 5, 2007. We've been to the special care clinic, surgery clinic and the pediatrican a couple times each now. Josie is doing really well. At the time of discharge she weighed 15 lbs. 12 oz. She lost 4 oz. the first couple weeks home but has now gained them back plus two. Josie gets all her feedings through an NG tube. Since she was on the ventilator since birth she has never taken food orally. The surgeons are not comfortable ...
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  4. No News Is Good News

    On New Year's Eve, I found myself realizing that we haven't had to take Adam to any doctor appointments since September! Of course he has his normal check-ups and Synagis shots, but other than that he is very healthy and continuing to maintain or gain weight. He is 17 months old and developmentally is tracking at an 18 - 24 month range.
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  5. A reintroduction

    [color=dark red][/color]Hey all! I just figures that it's been so long since I have been active here. Well since Katrina hit us a couple of years ago. Thank God we were one of the lucky ones and only had a tree on the roof. Our neighbors had one through the top floor of there home. Yikes!
    I have 3 munchkins here. Skylar is 9 and training into a beautiful young lady. I home school her in third grade and will continue hopefully into high school and on to graduation! She is so helpful to us ...
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